Whimsy Alert! On Sunday, February 26th,  Moonbot Studios took home the Oscar for Best Animated Short for their adorable film The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore.

Open Culture states:

Made with an animation style that blends stop motion with computer animation and traditional hand-drawing, the silent film pays homage to a bygone era when elegantly printed books inhabited our world. The 15-minute short is the first made by Moonbot Studios, a fledgling animation shop in Shreveport, Louisiana

 

[via Galleycat]



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